Announcing the Winners!

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It’s time to announce the winners of the World Book Day Blog Tour Giveaway! The winners of all four giveaways were picked randomly by Rafflecopter. I’ve emailed the winners already – check your inboxes! A massive congratulations to: Winner No.1 (7 pdf patterns): Ketrien M a Rafflecopter giveaway Winner No.2 (6 pdf patterns): Courtney D a Rafflecopter giveaway Winner No.3 (A collection …

World Book Day Blog Tour: Day Six!


It’s Saturday! Hope you’re all having a lovely weekend! I’ve got another couple of beautiful creations for you to peruse today! Cute? Tick. Kitch? Tick. Charlotte from English Girl At Home is onto a winner! To see this awesome Emery Dress in all it’s glory and hear about the inspiration behind it, head over to Charlotte’s blogpost. I first came …

World Book Day Blog Tour: Day Five!


Can you believe it’s Friday already?!! Remember to have a look at our previous days of the tour if you haven’t seen them all… (Days One, Two, Three & Four, plus our fabulous giveaways!) Anyone who knows me knows that I’m a tad obsessed with anything fox related. I even wrote a blogpost about it! So when I saw Amy …


World Book Day Blog Tour: Day Four!


  Day Four of the World Book Day Blog Tour is an abundance of girly prettiness. What are little girls made of? Sugar and spice and all things nice That’s what little girls are made of. I’m so pleased to be able to introduce Victoria from As It Seams today. She’s such a trooper. And her post is chock full …


World Book Day Blog Tour: Day Three!


Can you believe it is Day Three already?? If you missed Day One & Two, then be sure to check them out. They’re worth it! As is the Giveaway which you can find links to at the bottom of this post! First up today is Kate from Sewing With Kate with her AMAZING upcycled, storybook creation. Every last detail (down the hidden bias …


World Book Day Blog Tour: Day Two!


It’s Day Two! Welcome back to the World Book Day Blog Tour and boy have I got some prettiness to tease you with today!? How sweet is that little collar? When I first became a part of the online sewing community, one of the first bloggers I followed on social media was Maria from Fairies, Bubbles & Co. Therefore I was …


World Book Day Blog Tour: Day One!


It’s official, the World Book Day Blog Tour has begun and we’re kicking off with two adorable literary inspired creations (if I do say so myself!).   I thought I’d kick off the week’s proceedings with a little something I was busy sewing throughout last week’s Kid’s Clothes Week. The theme was ‘Toys’ so something tells me those pockets might …


World Book Day Blog Tour: My Creation!


When I was considering which book to use as inspiration for this blog tour, I was spoiled for choice. I was surrounded by literature and was always a keen reader as a child and had many ‘favourites’ along the way! I made my way through the family photo albums and was reminded of one of my favourite Christmas presents: my …


Announcing the World Book Day Blog Tour!

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This year World Book Day falls on Thursday 3rd March and to mark the occasion a selection of incredibly talented sewing bloggers from around the globe are coming together online for a literary themed Blog Tour! The tour will run throughout this week (Mon-Sun), with bloggers posting creations inspired by their favourite childhood book each day. I will be uploading daily blogposts featuring teaser photos …


Throwback Thursday: Happy Valentine’s!

Left: Butterick 7667 Vintage 50s Toddler Heart Sunsuit & Dress.
Right: 1940s Toddler Girl's Back Button Dress 4249 with Puff or Cap Sleeves &Heart Pockets.

Happy Valentine’s Day! Okay, so I know I’m a bit early, but I thought we would take a look at some beautiful vintage girls clothes that could inspire a touch of Valentine’s sewing for our favourite little ones. If you don’t have time between now and Valentine’s Day to create an entire garment, these appliqué pockets could be the perfect solution. …